Broadleaved evergreen woodland

English name: Broadleaved evergreen woodland

Description (English)

Temperate forests dominated by broad-leaved sclerophyllous or lauriphyllous evergreen trees, or by palms. They are characteristic of the Mediterranean and warm-temperate humid zones.

Source:
EUNIS habitat classification
Interpretation Manual of the habitats targeted by Resolution No. 4

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G2
Bern Convention Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 45 Temperate broad-leaved evergreen forests same
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.1. Broad-leaved forest n/a
CORINE Land Cover 2.2.2. Fruit trees and berry plantations n/a
CORINE Land Cover 2.2.3. Olive groves n/a
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 A11 Woodland: broadleaved overlap
Biodiversity Broad Habitat Classification (UK) 1 Broadleaved, mixed and yew woodland overlap
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G2 Broadleaved evergreen woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G2 Broadleaved evergreen woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G2 Broadleaved evergreen woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G2 Broadleaved evergreen woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G2 Broadleaved evergreen woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G2 Broadleaved evergreen woodland same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 45 Temperate broad-leaved evergreen forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 45 Temperate broad-leaved evergreen forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 45   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 45   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 45   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 45   same
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